Michael Reynolds

CSRIC

®,

AIF

®,

CFT-I™

Financial Advisor

Michael Reynolds headshot

Expertise

Socially conscious financial planning, wealth management, SRI/ESG investing

Education

Ball State University (Miller College of Business); FINRA FINRA Series 65

About

Michael Reynolds, CSRIC®, AIF®, CFT-I™, is a financial advisor, principal and founder of Elevation Financial, host of the weekly personal finance podcast Wealth Redefined®, and a member of the Financial Review Council at Policygenius. He is a Chartered SRI Counselor (CSRIC®), an Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®), and a Certified Financial Therapist (CFT-I™). He is a member of the National Association of Personal Finance Advisors (NAPFA) and the XY Planning Network (XYPN), and holds a FINRA Series 65 license. He is also the co-founder of Zephyr, a specialized marketing firm for Registered Investment Advisors.

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Selected stories from Michael

Replacement cost vs. actual cash value: What's the difference?

Replacement cost value (RCV) and actual cash value (ACV) refers to how insurers reimburse you on a claim. An RCV policy pays to replace damaged or stolen property with something new and similar, while ACV only covers the RCV minus depreciation.

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Life insurance with living benefits

Living benefits are optional features that let you withdraw money from your life insurance policy before you die.

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How to change homeowners insurance

You can easily switch home insurance at any time — whether you're at the beginning, middle, or end of your current policy period. Compare quotes & change home insurance with Policygenius in 5 steps.

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